Instructor/Trainer - Network & Security Technology

Overland Park, KS
Aug 04, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

The Non-credit Continuing Education Instructor is dedicated to transferring knowledge and application of new skills for networking and security technology. The instructor will thrive in an accelerated, hands-on, instructor-led computer lab environment. The position is student service focused while executing processes for tracking attendance, student progress and grading, while maintaining effective communication with continuing education staff.

Tracking Code

Required Skills

Provide instruction of network and security technology to adult learners.
  • Certifications in (one or more) CCENT, CCNA, A+,Security+, Network+, CEH, CND, CISSP, CISA, CISM
  • Two+ years hands-on experience in the technology field.
  • Energetic and engaging training approach with adult learners.
  • Ability to apply course content to daily work scenarios
  • Schedule flexibility.
  • Ability to interface with a wide variety of adult learners
  • Handle student concerns in a timely and professional manner.
  • Confirm course grading is complete and accurate.
  • Notify Program Coordinator of technical, course material and student issues.
  • Ensure student survey participation. Act on survey results for continuous learning and improvement

Support the Mission, Vision and values of JCCC.
  • Suggest innovative and progressive courses for our students.
  • Cooperate and collaborate as a member of continuing education team.
  • Ability to interface with a wide variety of staff.
  • Seeks ongoing skill development. Willingness to increase scope of training knowledge.
  • Ability to facilitate customized training for employers within our community

Required Experience
  • Two+ years training or classroom instruction experience. May include delivering training information to peers, staff and management both individually and in groups.
  • Two+ years hands-on experience in the technology field.
  • Strong organizational skills; ability to be prepared and deliver numerous technology topics.
  • Willingness to explore and learn new technology and college processes.
  • Maintains professional demeanor and ethical practices at all times.
  • All positions require applicants to complete a background check.
  • Timely completion of required Staff Development Training.
  • Valid driver's license and vehicle. Driving to deliver onsite training for corporate clients may be an option.

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Daytime availability

The responsibilities described represent the primary responsibilities of the job. Other responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor as warranted by business needs. The incumbent is expected to complete assigned responsibilities.

Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect while demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engaging in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical Demands
Office environment; ability to sit, walk and stand; talk/hear in person and by web or telephone; public speaking; use hands to operate office equipment; reach with arms; lift up to 25 pounds. Ability to move frequently to various campus locations daily.
Mental Demands
Excellent written/oral communication skills; ability to work as a team with other staff members.

Benefit Information:

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In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or other factors that cannot be lawfully considered.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email.

For a summary of all disclosures (Background check, Clery Act, ADA, EOE, etc) refer to the links on our Career page.

Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type

Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
Daytime classes are scheduled 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday through Saturday. Evening classes are scheduled 6:00 pm – 9:30pm Monday through Thursday. (Courses are scheduled based on contact hours.)Schedule flexibility.
Special Instructions
Please submit resume and cover letter.